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Endpoint recovery tool PDF states to perform the following but extraction is failing ?

Created: 19 Apr 2012 | 1 comment

Have copy of the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool which means downloading the Endpoint def files (20120419-002-v5i32.exe) but when running the command in the PDF which is provided it says it completed but it does not extract files. The command using is:

5. Open a command prompt and enter the following command:
C:\TEMP\ /extract C:\TEMP\virusdefs

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SMLatCST's picture

...and just use whatever tool you're comfortable with when unzipping the definitions.  The important thing is that they are unzipped and available, it doesn't matter how you extract them.

I personally like using 7zip, but as the above article states, the builtin Windows zipper will to the trick.